Name a well-known leader who did not have adversity to overcome...you can't! In order to create a diamond, carbon is at first exposed to very high pressure and it is under these circumstances in which a diamond is created. A lot can be gained from facing obstacles and challenge, find out what you can gain from your trials. Adversity will either break you or make you a record-breaker! Pressure helps make a lump of coal turn into a beautiful diamond. As the saying goes--no pain, no gain! As a result of participating in this program, participants will be able to: • Learn from the decisions that great leaders had to make • Consider a different perspective on the relationship between leadership and adversity • Receive helpful tips on how to cope with pressure and manage your stress levels.